DescriptionAmber with Inclusions
1.17 x 0.92 x 0.96 inches (2.96 x 2.34 x 2.43 cm)
This wine cork sized polished piece of Baltic Amber - known as succinite - has a rich, orangey coloration. Of course, it is the inclusion that makes this fine piece such a collectible example. There are "mating flies" in this specimen of fossilized tree resin. The colorful but clear Amber showcases the contents and has collection number "MM2953" on an inconspicuous edge. This is simply a fabulous piece of Baltic Amber.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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